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Photograph - Massey Ferguson, First Container Shipment of Parts for Tractors, Sunshine, Victoria, 28 Aug 1968 Image Reg. No: MM 108653

Summary:
Image from a collection of photographs, moving film, artefacts, documents and trade literature relating to Massey Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, agricultural implement manufacturer, importer and distributor, Sunshine, Victoria.
Description:
Black and white silver gelatin photograph.
Description Of Content:
Five men standing next to the first shipment delivery container from Coventry, England for Massey Ferguson tractors, Sunshine, Victoria.
Standing on left Tom Minahan (Director Planning and Procument), Malcom McClean (Traffic Manager), Dick Wier (Melbourne Branch Manager),
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Massey Ferguson Iseki Australia Ltd
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 168 mm (Height), 215 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: containers, tractors, shipping docks
Themes this item is part of: H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Images & Image Making Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Agricultural & Horticultural Equipment
Tertiary Classification: components
Inscriptions: Handwritten in grey pencil on the back of photograph: 'LH / TOM MINAHAN - / DIRECTOR / SUPPLY / X / MALCOM / McLEAN / TRAFFIC / MANAGER / X / DICK WEIR / NSW BRANCH / MGN / X / X / RH'
People Depicted: Minahan, Tom; McClean, Malcom; Wier, Dick
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Depicted: Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 1968
Organisation Depicted: Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 1968
Person Depicted: Malcom McLean, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 1968
Person Depicted: Tom Minahan, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 1968
Person Depicted: Dick Weir, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 28 Aug 1968

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